What is cloud computing?
Crikey asks “is it really “a radical new business model that purports to slash technology costs by up to 80%”?
A good primer on cloud computing that answers questions such as:
- What is cloud computing and why is it called that?
- Can it really cut IT costs by 80%?
- Is there a downside and is it secure?
“It’s not water vapour. All it is is a computer attached to a network. What are you talking about? I mean, what do you think Google runs on? … Water vapour?” Larry Ellison, CEO and co-founder of Oracle Corporation at techpulse360